reading arts day          dr seuss
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    Dear Parents and Students,
    Welcome back!  I hope everyone had a nice weekend!  Please remember to dress students appropriately so that when it is weather permitting we may begin going back out for recess!
    Next week is Read Across America Week which is when we celebrtae Dr. Suess!  Please check calendar to see what silly things your child may wear to school each day!
    We will also be having our Spring Book Fair on March 5 at 9:35-10:15.  Family night will be March 7 from 6-8.
     Class Wish List- If you would like to donate an item to our classroom, please choose something from the list and send it to school with your child:
    small and large ziploc bags, sidewalk chalk, jump ropes, lego blocks, box of tissues
    Weekly Academic Schedule
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    Fundations- this week we are working on words that end with s which can make 2 sounds, s(s) as in snake, or s(z) as in bugs
    Writer's Workshop- Students are learning to write reviews by stating their opinions on a specific topic and giving examples about why they feel that way.

    Reading Workshop Skill-  Students are learning how to read nonfiction books like an expert.  We are learning how to locate key words and information in nonfiction stories.

    Grammar- question marks-asking sentences-introducing homophones

    Math- Topic 8-Adding with tens and ones
    Science or Social Studies (changes according to unit being covered)

    Social Studies:  We are learning about maps, direction, and landmarks.

    Thank you and have a great week!
    Mrs. Barry

    Email: lwarmenhoven@jacksonsd.org
    •  Wish list-box of tissues for the classroom
     Homework Routine-(Subject to Change)
    • 15 minute reading-sign log
    • Review words their way and high frequency words daily 
    • 1 Math Worksheet/Literacy Sheet daily-Social Studies/Science review sheets on given days
    • NO HOMEWORK ON FRIDAYS-Enjoy Your Weekend!
     Specials: All specials are from 
    • Monday-   gym
    • Tuesday-  music
    • Wednesday- computers 
    • Thursday-  art
    • Friday-  library